Edward (Ed) Warren Sr.1

b. 7 December 1936, d. 8 September 2009
     Edward (Ed) Warren Sr. married Ruby I. Martin. He was born on 7 December 1936. He died on 8 September 2009 at age 72; Edward L. Warren Sr.
Published: Wednesday, September 9, 2009 7:24 AM EDT – The Gettysburg Times.
Edward L. Warren Sr., 72, of Gettysburg, died Tuesday, September 8, 2009, in Gettysburg from complications of a stroke he suffered at The York Hospital on April 7, 2009. Born Dec. 7, 1936 in Gettysburg, he was the son of the late Richard C. and Ada (Shue) Warren.

Mr. Warren was a 1954 graduate of Gettysburg High School and Kettering University in Flint, Mich. He worked for many years with his father at Warren Chevrolet and Buick in Gettysburg, and later retired after a long career with the Metropolitan Edison Electric Company, where he served as manager in the meter and utility service department.

Mr. Warren was a member and former Deacon of Trinity United Church of Christ in Gettysburg; a life member of Gettysburg Elks BPOE #1045, serving as Exaulted Ruler and State President; and a former member of Good Samaritan Lodge #336 Free and Accepted Masons. He loved to hunt and was a member of the Arnot Camp Savage Hunting Camp, Arnot Sportsmens Club, and a life member of the Adams County Fish and Game Association and the NRA. He was a social member of the American Legion Post 202 in Gettysburg.

He is survived by his wife of 52 years, Ruby Martin Warren; a son, Edward L. Warren Jr. of Biglerville; two daughters, Linda Crawford and her husband Michael of Bossier City, La. and Lisa Burt and her husband, Col. John Burt, USMC of McLean, Va; four grandchildren, Andrew and John Burt of Baltimore, Md. and Lara and Claire Crawford of Bossier City, La; a brother, Richard C. Warren of Gettysburg; and two sisters, Sylvia Hardman of Mechanicsburg and Emily Williams of Gettysburg.
Funeral services will be held on Friday, Sept. 11, at 1 p.m. at the Monahan Funeral Home in Gettysburg, with his pastor, the Rev. Roy D. Fauth, officiating. Interment will be in Oak Lawn Memorial Gardens in Gettysburg. A viewing will be held on Thursday, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.

Memorials may be made to the Trinity United Church of Christ, 60 E. High St., Gettysburg, PA 17325.


  1. Born and raised in historic Gettysburg, Pa.